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The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

North Norfolk (District Authority)
National Grid Reference:
TG 04976 36158


THORNAGE THE STREET, TG 03 NW (West side) 1/120 3.6.85 The Old Rectory, (formerly listed as The Rectory) II

House, former Rectory. c1800. Brick under shallow pitched slate roof. Wide eaves with modillions. Double depth. Gable end internal stacks, east stack renewed, each with 5 chimney pots. 3 storeys. North front to church: 3 irregular spaced windows, recessed sashes with thin glazing bars under flat arches; ground floor sash to right renewed, blocked opening to left. Off-centre doorway enclosed by semi-glazed late C20 porch of no architectural significance. Double leaved 6 panelled door, upper 4 panels glazed. Rusticated rendered brick surround to semicircular headed doorway and jambs. Symmetrical south (garden) front in 5 bays; the central 3 bays breaking forward, the central bay projecting further. Rusticated brick quoins articulate each bay, only above ground floor to central bay. All windows under skew back arches with rendered key stones. Ground floor: 5 double leaved french windows with glazing bars and margin lights. Recessed sashes with glazing bars to first and second floors. 5 sashes to first floor, on second floor sashes of 3 x 2 panes in bays 1, 3 and 5. Dummy windows to bays 2 and 4. Right hand gable to east with 2 storeyed polygonal projection, having flush sashes with glazing bars, one dummy window. Interior: marble fireplace with reeded surround to east side.

Listing NGR: TG0497636158


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This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

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Date: 06 Feb 2005
Reference: IOE01/13541/05
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Colin Johnston. Source Historic England Archive
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